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A brilliant comic novel about faith, the media, and making it big in modern America.

“I need a gimmick,” Don Bollinger said. It was the American thing to do—imagine your fame. Like most writers, Don can’t get his novel published. Or pay the rent.

In this sorry state, he watches a lot of TV. Televangelists mostly. Barry Gladwell, in particular, the king of Jesus TV. Don hates...more
Paperback, 374 pages
Published June 1st 2012 by Beef and Barley (first published May 22nd 2012)
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Shawna
This book was a wonderful surprise. Read it with my book club and didn't know what to expect. Found it both really funny and full of depth, both irreverent and reverent. Definitely worth a read! I hope to see it become a series.
Jesse
definitely worth the read for the theme alone, and while some may recoil at the central image of the novel, the theme is a nessecary anodyne for all the religious pain our country suffers. bravo, mr. simon!
Dawn Briscoe
Interesting in so many ways......
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